ultrasonic transducer

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ULTRASONIC TRANSDUCER: ultrasonography of the abdomen

ultrasonic transducer

A device used in ultrasound that sends and receives the sound wave signal.
See: probe; illustration
See also: transducer
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Infrared sensors can require special setups to amplify/boast signal strength, while Ultrasonic sensors allow sound waves to pass through nonwovens materials with varying opacities.
Koy installed ultrasonic sensors on five plastic pellet silos, ranging in diameter from 12 to 18 feet and in height from 23 to 32 feet.
In general, the use of ultrasonic sensors in materials handling applications tends to be limited to special purposes.
In all there are seven radar systems, seven cameras, one laser scanner, 12 ultrasonic sensors, GPS, and a Cloud connection.
However, the system needs to be optimized for real-world conditions as the system's ultrasonic sensors cannot detect no-parking zone and the driver needs to be judicious in deciding which spots to take.
Scientific Technologies has introduced its IRU-5110 Series self-contained ultrasonic sensors. These compact (113.10 mm x 76.20 mm; 4.45" x 3.00") sensors will work on solids or liquids, and they provide a sensing range from 76 mm (3") to 2,000 mm (79").
The company's 941-D ultrasonic sensors are said to feature easy installation and teach-in programming and extend the capabilities of ultrasonic sensors into applications like level detection, PCB detection, wafer mapping, anti-collision and in general applications where space is at a premium.
This family of miniature ultrasonic sensors from Baumer Electric offers a sensing range of 100 mm with a blind range of as small as 10 mm.
Ultrasonic sensors mounted in the rear bumper do as their name suggests and detect obstructions directly behind and at the rear corners of the car.
The automaker is to equip the fully autonomous Autopilot system in new production vehicles, with each vehicle having no less than eight cameras, a dozen ultrasonic sensors and forward-facing radar, Leftlane News has reported.
Carlo Gavazzi (Buffalo Grove, IL) has announced the new long range UA30CAD60 Series Ultrasonic Sensors with digital and analog output configurations.